Increased cyber risk for Italian public administrations 

The conflict between Russia and Ukraine has triggered a real cyberwar in Europe. In recent weeks, the Agenzia per la cybersicurezza nazionale and the Computer Security Incident Response Team – Italy have repeatedly pointed out that Italian administrations must also pay particular attention to Cybersecurity, considering the increase in malicious activity.  

Read the news 

Public Administration Cloud
AGID Explanatory Circular online 

The Agenzia per l’Italia Digitale has published a new Circular –28th February 2022, no. 1 – on the Public Administration Cloud. The document provides administrations and their suppliers with some clarifications, indications and informative elements for the univocal application of the rules of the new Regulation on the “PA Cloud” published last December.  

Consult the circular 

Tool for defining and publishing annual accessibility objectives available 

The Agenzia per l’Italia Digitale published a tool for defining and publishing the annual accessibility objectives. Starting from this year, the publication of the accessibility objectives can be carried out by the Digital Transition Officer (Responsabile per la transizione digitale, RTD) on the portal, in the special section dedicated to “Accessibility Objectives”. 

We would like to remind you that the administrations must do so by 31st March. 

Consult the AGID note  

Digital identity 
AGID adopts SPID Guidelines for minors 

The Agenzia per l’Italia Digitale has published the Operational Guidelines for issuing digital identities to minors. The Guidelines will allow children – aged 5 and over – to obtain and use SPID to access digital services under parental supervision. 

Read the news 

Anti-corruption and transparency 
Prevention of corruption and transparency: the Register of the officers has been set up 

The Autorità Nazionale Anticorruzione (ANAC) has set up the Register of the Anti-corruption and Transparency Officers (Responsabili della prevenzione della corruzione e della trasparenza, RPCT). The aim of introducing the register is to make the dialogue among Anti-corruption and Transparency Officers in administrations and bodies faster and more effective. The establishment of the Register is also functional to the creation of a national network of the officers. 

See the ANAC note 

Author elex

More posts by elex